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Apr 28 Listen: Ciara – ‘Dance Like We’re Making Love’

This is insane. Ciara’s new era came out of nowhere, yet, every song we have heard a snippet of has SLAYED. Released to digital retailers at midnight is “Dance Like We’re Making Love,” a song off her anticipated sixth studio album, Jackie. The mid tempo ballad was co-written by Ciara, Theron Thomas, Timothy Thomas, Lukasz Gottwald, and Henry Walter. There is something so interesting about the production of this song, which by the way was done by the iconic Dr. Luke.

Apr 13 Ciara unveils the artwork of “Jackie”

Remember a few months, when Ciara revealed she had titled her sixth studio album after her mother, “Jackie”? The reasoning behind it being “seeing the world through her mother’s eyes,” since giving birth to and raising her first child, baby Future. Earlier today, Ciara unveiled the artwork of the album, which is set to land in May, apparently. The album will feature “I Bet,” the lead single from the album that has been doing well on YouTube and on US urban radio. Additionally, she announced a string of US tour dates – her first major tour in over six years....more

Apr 05 Ciara performs “I Bet” on BET’s “Black Girls Rock”

The 2015 ‘Black Girls Rock!’ BET Special was held on March 28, 2015 at NJPAC – Prudential Hall in Newark, New Jersey. The show itself aired for the first time on BET on April 5, beginning 7pm EST. Among the performers was Ciara. Donned in all white, Cici who took the stage midway through the show to perform her most recent single “I Bet.” “I Bet” is the lead single from Ciara’s upcoming album Jackie, which is slated for a May 4th release. Watch the performance below!

Mar 09 VIDEO: Ciara – “I Bet”

It’s about time. In January, Ciara released the lead cut from her forthcoming “Jackie” album, “I Bet.” Following the acoustic video, Ciara has now debuted the official music video. The Hannah Lux Davis-directed saw its first premiere on VEVO, following a short interview with Cici on Extra TV. The music video was filmed in New York City, and according to Ciara “[she] did things [she] always wanted to do in the video, style-wise and performance-wise. [She] had a vision!” Since its release, “I Bet” has been most successful on radio, ranking as high as No. 17 on urban radio. Watch...more

Jan 30 VIDEO: Ciara – “I Bet” (Acoustic)

Ciara’s new single, I Bet, is all I have been playing since its released. As if I wasn’t already head over heels in love with the song, she has now posted a video of her performing “I Bet” acoustically, backed my her background singers, The Girlz. Since it’s premiere on VEVO, “I Bet” has received over 5 million streams views on YouTube. Additionally, “I Bet” was sent to urban radio only 2 days ago and it received the most adds this week. Before the acoustic version was released on VEVO, Ciara took to her instagram to tease.

Jan 14 Album: Ciara – “Jackie”

Following last night’s release of the album’s first single “I Bet,” Ciara has revealed that her sixth studio album is titled “Jackie.” “Jackie,” due out this spring, is Ciara’s mom first name and Ciara chose to name her album that because she can now “see the world through her [mom’s] eyes.” Harmony Samuels, who worked with Ciara on a lot of the songs on the album including “I Bet,” spoke on the album recently. In an interview with ThatGrapeJuice, He compared Ciara to Chris Brown, saying she is always happy and dancing. He said he was surprised when she wanted...more

Jan 13 Single: Ciara – “I Bet”

As mentioned in the last Ciara post, Ciara’s first single off her sixth album is titled “I Bet.” Ciara has now confirmed this, post the artwork for the single on her official Instagram, captioning it “FIRST SINGLE: #IBet.” There is no word yet on its release but we know it will be impacting urban radio on January 27th. She is still with Epic Records so it should be released via Epic.